Thursday, April 14, 2011

Bill Precluding Punitives for Undocumented Immigrants

Arizona already has a constitutional amendment precluding illegal immigrants from receiving punitive damages, but the legislature has now attempted to make that retroactive to 2004.  The bill is evidently an effort to prevent the payment of damages found in a particular suit against two Arizona ranchers found liable for false imprisonment.

--BC

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